Upasana Performing Arts Center

Pandit Sandeep Mahavir

2 Day Masterclass with Pt. Sandeep Mahavir on Aug 19 & Aug 20!

Pt. Sandeep Mahavir belongs to a traditional family of   musicians and vocalists of the Jaipur Gharana.  The talented son of the Late Shri K Mahavir singer in classical and semi classical style of Jaipur gharana many famous play back singers like Lata Mangeshkar, Usha  Mangeshkar ,Anup Jalota, Hariharan and Arun Datte have sung under him.  A Kathak exponent and actor, Sandeep’s family and artistic lineage can be traced all the way to 15 generations of classical music.

At Nrityadarshan,  he learnt kathak dance under the eminent exponent of kathak late Sushri Madhurita Sarang and soon proved to be a dedicated and talented student of the institute.

Sandeep is an internationally renowned dancer, choreographer, producer, actor and master of fusion. He was featured in the popular Bollywood film "ABCD".  He has judged prestigious dance reality shows such as "Bharat Ki  Shaan Let's Dance"  & "Bharat Ki Shaan Rum Jhum". He was recently the recipient of the SANGEET NATAK ACADEMY, USTAD BISMILLA KHAN YOUTH AWARD for his incomparable contribution to Kathak. ​​ His most recent accomplishment was the success of the first Broadway-Style Musical in Kathak - ABHIMANYU THE FASTEST FEET. The production has completed 100 successful shows all across India. 

​Sandeep has dedicated his life to revive the lost glory of Indian classical dances.